Roca Tourism

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Roca (also known as Rocavecchia or Roca Vecchia) is an archaeological site located on the Adriatic coast of Apulia in Southern Italy, a few kilometres from the modern town of Melendugno and close to the city of Lecce. The site, which has been explored since the end of the 1980s by a team of the University of Salento, has produced some of the best-preserved monumental architecture of the Bronze Age (2nd millennium BC) in Southern Italy, along with the largest set of Mycenaean pottery ever recovered west of mainland Greece. The occupation of the site continued also in the Iron Age and Classical times, when a large natural cavity known as Poesia Cave was used for cult practices involving the writing of thousands of dedications to a local deity in three languages: Greek, Messapic and Latin. The site was re-occupied in late medieval times, when a new town was founded by Walter VI, Count of Brienne.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Roca in Italy is an ideal destination for a vacation! Roca is located at a short trip away from Bari a major city in Italy. Bari, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Basilica San Nicola, Velo Service - Bike Rental And Tours, Trani. Also, to reach Roca, you'll have to take a flight to Bari; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Roca can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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Facts and Stats for Roca*

  • Pollution Statistics in Roca

    Know the pollution level of Roca before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.57 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 83.33 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 83.33 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 83.33 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • Roca: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Roca for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Roca.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 32.14 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 21.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.71 (Low)
    • Attacks 28.57 (Low)
    • Drug offense 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.86 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.43 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21.43 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.86 (Moderate)
  • Living in Roca - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Roca is 127.18 (High)

    • Safety Index 65.92 (High)
    • Climate Index 93.5 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 57.47 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.6 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 59.72 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.83 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 44.31 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Roca

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Roca

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.24 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 90.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 79.41 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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